Judy Lin

Judy covers state finances, workforce and economic issues for CalMatters. Her motto: Accounting for California, one tax dollar at a time. She brings more than a decade of government reporting experience from the Associated Press, Sacramento Bee and Detroit News. She's a long-time member of the Asian American Journalists Association.


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